92nd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting (January 22-26, 2012)

Session 2B Arctic and High Latitude Climate Variability I

Monday, 23 January 2012: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room 354 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 24th Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair:  Dian Seidel, NOAA/ERL/ARL
  4:00 PM
Warmings of the Stratospheric Polar Vortex and the Influence on Surface Climate
Steven C. Hardiman, Met Office, Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom; and N. Butchart, L. J. Gray, and S. M. Osprey
  4:15 PM
Origin of the Arctic Warming in Climate Models
Chul Eddy Chung, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Gwangju, South Korea; and M. Zhu and P. Räisänen
  4:30 PM
Climatology, variability and change in Arctic surface-based inversions
Dian J. Seidel, NOAA, Silver Spring, MD; and Y. Zhang, C. Deser, J. C. Golaz, and R. Tomas
  4:45 PM
Synoptic Structure and Moisture Transport Associated with Large Scale Changes in Siberian Snow Cover
Catherine Radonic, University of Massachusetts , Lowell, MA; and M. Barlow and J. Cohen
  5:00 PM
Tropopause Variability and Its Connection with Stratosphere and Troposphere
Kwang Y. Kim, Seoul National Univ., Seoul, South Korea; and S. Kim
  5:15 PM
The Weather-Climate Interface of the Amundsen-Bellingshausen Seas Low
C. Virgei, Ohio University, Athens, OH; and R. L. Fogt, A. J. Wovrosh, and R. A. Langen